We are non-profit charity organization made up of Kachin exiles who come from the area where the refugees are. We know the area, we know the people, and the local community groups. We can make sure that the right aid reaches the right people as quickly as possible, and as cheaply as possible.
Your donation will help saves the lives of hundreds more children who are ill with diarrhoea, pneumonia. It will help provide clean water and food to stop them getting sick. It will prove shelter from the cold rains, and clothing for people who had to run for their lives carry just a few possessions.
Hkanhpa Tu of Kachin Relief Fund and David Baulk of Fortify Rights testified to the International Development Committee takes evidence on the Department for International Development's (DFID) work in Burma. [Click here for a video clip, source: House of Commons, Select Committee, International Development Committee].
August 16, 2011
Growing numbers of displaced Kachin suffer from Burmese regime’s blockage of aid [source: kachinwomen.com].
22nd July 2011
70 more refugees have arrived in Laiza from Daw Loi Mawk Yang village, Daw Hpum Yang district on 22nd July 2011 [source: kachinnet.net].
On the 30thof June, Dari Roi Nu died from pneumonia. She was just 8 years old. Her mother was forced to watch helplessly as her daughter slipped away. There was no proper medical care, if there had been, Dari Roi Nu might have survived. read more